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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 13, 1918, Lethbridge, Alberta VVEDNl!:SI)AY, FEBRUAnV 13, 1918 lllfc: L.b;THHMIDGK DAILY MKRALD A. 11. (MnrUo. K.C, of Ciilgnry, is In luwn uUoudlnB court. � � iit , MIkh Irono .tolinston ot Aritiiotlclt, ': Out., IH llin KtieHt of licf sUilor, Mrs, K.  S. Jackson. V � � Mr. and Mrs. t). U. YntCB, ot War-nor, attoniled tlio pflrformaiico ot � Wntch Your Stoji'.' Insl ovcnlng.   � MIsH Parkinson ot tlio lipspllal ptaif, loft for the oaBt. last night unci ha? of-: fored liorself tot overseas Horvico to . tho C.A.M.C. � � � Don't torgot'tliut tomorrow Is Ila-I zaar. Thursday In St. Cyprian's \V. A. 1 Corao and,bring your \vork, and enjoy ' a cup ot tea. i  * � � I In order lo consorvo coal Cooko'a Presbyterian chtircli and Brock street I Methodist church, Kingston, which arw I neighbors, have decided to unite, p * � Tlio. annual inoetlng "f tho Major ; .Jack Ross chapter l.O.D.IO. will bo held I at tho V.M.Cl.A. at S o'clock Prlday I night The election of otfloBrs will take ' jilncc.   * I The ladl(fs ot St. rati;lck'B and I friends meet for sowing In tho Red Cross rooms tomorrow, (Thursday), iiftornoou at A largo attendance la roquosted. �   > . ' ' ' ��' Tho ICd'moiiton Uulletin publishes a notice of the acliiovemcnt ot Rthol Allen ()f Lethbridge, aged eleven, who bus completed her one hundredth pair of socks for thp soldiers. Mrs.'A. ir. JtcGuIro has from Rochcstur, Mlnnosota. returned Wkere Qualit}? Does Count! ECAUSE an egg, aged in cold storage, has lost'its flavor; Kas notli-itig to do witk the eggs "p?hicK the farmer brings fresh from the barn. Because you can't make a good cup of coffee  -pJith poorl:p nourished ond im-properlv roasted coffee beans j nas notning to do villi the coffee :?ou can make \5ith 'SEALBRAND"-fromtha best plantations, .cultivated b^ experts. Then, blended and roasted and grbiind by those'Who have made a'.lifetime study of the subject. 'So�i Brinj" is b ric'n, fuli-bodimj, d.--licious UrJe'regc -wKoUsom?, invigoe-. atin^, ftBgrant. . In "^ ZpownJ.tim-intl^e^>e^, , ground mfine.gtQUnd for percolators, -PERFECT COPFEE. PER-PpCTLYMApE'Usourncwhook-'let.Juiit''are, mailing, free to eoffe* loor.avopl/--..... CHASE ifSAKWRN,.- , MONTREAL - Mr. (Joorgi) Stat!6y is on his way, home from C'aJIfornlu. .Mrs. Stacrjy remained in Santa Monica. * m m Tho wrimon of tho Unptlst church will sew at the Red Cross rooms Friday friim 2 till 0.  .  0. D. Austin, of Medicine Hat, formerly of Loth bridge, |s Joining tilC stiift of tlie Edmonton Gullotln In Mdrch. Miss fjladys Hilling and Mrs, ArnhlH McCorvle go with the Vulcan ladles' hockey team to Ranff tomorrow tor tho winter sports carnival. There will be a meeting of Hie executive of the Jjocal Council of Women at tho Triiinglc Room In thfe Y.M.C.A, I'Ylday evening at 8 o'clock. � *. * The Ladles' Aid qf.thej^njtcd chnrch will hold their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday attoruooitfut 2:30 In the church. .� ' The sBuior Mission Blind o( Knox .church will meet at'tlie"Jiomeiot Mrs. Charles .McKlllop, �lfi lOtJi St., on Friday at '4:15. A full attendance ot members is roquested. i .' The Ladles' , Aid of .tlio Hnptist church will meet at the parsonafio Thursday afternoon at three o'clock. Tho executive of the Aid will riieet at 2:30.  �  - - A social was held at the Haptlst church Tuesday night, and was a groat success. 'I'wo papers wore givan, one by Miss Hume and fbo other by >nBs Held, solos by Miss Morrison and Miss Stitt. .�  ,  Tlio Central W. 6. T. U. will meet at the homo of .Mrs*. Thomas Taylor. 119 Sherlock block /tomorrow aftor-noon at throe o'clock. Momber.i will please bring thimbles tor Red Cross sowing. 1 The Dominion. Uebekah Lodge No. ! 11, will hold its regular meeting in the jl.O.O.K. hall at S o'clock, Feb. Mtli. Important business." Visiting Rebo-kuhs welcome. A full attendance Ij I fetiueated. A. B. WILEY HERE FrIendB in the city.ot A. n. Wiley, general agent ot the Massey-HarrlH Co., here, were shocked to hear this morning of hia deatli of pneumonia in the city. Ho hud been ill only since Monday having been removed to tho hospital from his home. Mr, Wiley waA 30 years of age, and slnglp. His parents live at Olnnco'e, Ont, and tho remains are at Fetter-ley's awaiting instructions from them. A brother lives Ih Montana, and another brother U at the front. Mr. Wiley had been hero five years with tho MasseyHarrls Co. PAGE NUnii i4 Will those knitting socks for the Sir Alexander Gait chapter l.O.D.R. kindly turn! in what tbey have finished by Frlday.Feby22nd; also any-small balls of wool loft over as they'are retjulred tor matclilng. Wool given out Tuesdays and Fridays at 423 8th St. S. � The social at St. Mary's church last night was a great success. Tho sum of $26 was realized from a silver collec-, tlon. The congregation, young and' old, turned out well and all had a delightful evening. Mr. Mullen took charge of tho whist drive and special thanks are due to him, to Mrs. Ward who made tho tea and c'offeo, and to MlsH Vera GUindlll, who played tor the dancing. *  � Kainloops Sentinel; Tins marriage took' place on February 'Jth, at the Presbyterian church of Frederick Noel .Morris and Anna Jackson Hoey, both of Macleod, Alberta. Tho peremony was performed by Rev. W. W. Peck and was attended by only immediate relatives of the bride, whoso parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hoey, reside at Savona. After a trip to coast cities Mr. and .Mrs. Morris will return to Macleod, where they will reside.  ft �' Col: Mcwburn, formerly of Leth-bridge, is In charge of the Uuchess of Connanght hospital, Taplow, lOngland. He has under him'in the medical work his son Dr. Hastings Mcwburn, and is a patient, ills other son Lieut, Arthur Mcwburn, who is suffering from gun-' sliot wounds in the leg. In the same hospital are Sergeant "Billy" Burnett, son of Major Burnett, and Ross Leth-bridge, son of Mr. .1. E. Lothbridge, of Calgary, a former resident ot this city. Sergeant Burnett writes that he is being treated like a lord and his eye trouble receiving every attention. Rpss Lethbridge has lost his right arm, bUt Is In the best of spirits, Sorgreant Burnett writes, and hopes to return soon to Canada. m m m LADIES' CURLING 7 o'clock draw, Miss L. Bawden vs .\Ils8 Proctor; Jlrs. Aird vs Mrs. Marshall; 8:4,T draw, .Mrs. Ferguson vs Miss Buchanan, '  � * BT3G0-UMBER On .Monday, Feb. 11th, at the homo of tho bride's lather, Mr. Harry A. L/'mber, northwest of WInnitred, Mr. Walter Degg, ot WInnitred, was united in marriaga to .Miss Nora May Umber. Mr. W. Henegan supported the groom and Miss Ruth Umber acted as bridesmaid. Rev. C Bishop Of Bow Island United church, was the officiating clergyman. After tho ceremony the happy couplo left tor Calgary and points west, whore the honeymoon will bo spent. ACordial Invitation THE NEW SPRING LKS have arrived Cdme and See Them! SEE THEM :: IN THE WINDOWS :: BRITISH RAIDS Loudon, Feb. 12.-Tho ottlelal statement from British headquarters in Franco and Belgium tonight reads: "Few prisoners wore brought In .by oui' patrols at different points along tho front, "Our airplanes carried out a raid into Germany and bombed Hotfenburg (III Baden, southwest of Karlsruhe). Details have not been received." CRUDE PETROLEUM ADVANCES Sarnia, Ont, Feb. 13,-The sale price of crude petroleum has advanced ten cents a barrel, making the price $2.58, with bounty at $3.10. This is tho highest price Canadian crude oil has reached in more than forty years. |6r Valentine Parties mm'- Chirps From the Cricket Detroit, Feb, 2, 191S. DearRory Ann; - Ot course 1 shall be delighted to write yon for the Lethbridge Herald. It win be almost as good as .taking a,trip there to be able to chat wltU all ray old friends. I have never forgot., ten my pleasant visits In Lethbridge and in promising to write there is just one stipulation tljit In return you will write mo the news ot Lethbridge. I am so glad you sent us the^ photograph ot the Gait gardeiis. I was amazed at the beauty of it. There is no place here In the city to compare with, it. Several' times lately in mentioning Lethbridge, people have aald:; O, yes, that's, a little town In the Canadian northwest, isn't it. And rather snappishly 1 have answered; "No, a city. By the way here's a photograph taken near the down town district." They are surprised at anything so citltied. By rights Dory Ann, I should' hiive been a promoter with a shiny silk hat a lieavy gold chain acrosB a corpulent clrcumtrence a violent desire to boost places and people I like, I want to sing their praises in the mar-ket square. It's a sign ot a noisy disposition is ft not? Now to attend to my knitting! 1 wonder if you will be interested- m hearing of conditions caused by the Inasmuch as you are already interested In what your new Spring' and Easter dress is going to be like, and what others wiU'wear, it is cer-taiixly advisable that you get the first hint of these new silks for spring. We cannot attempt to describe them. Come and see them-handle them. You will then be our best advertisement. WE ARE AGENTS FOR THE CELEBRATED "MONEYBACK" TAFFETA SILKS. FEEL THEM IN THE SILK SECTION per quart Bricks Delivered Please Phone Your Order; 1576 DON'T'FORGET THAT OUR FRESH CREAMERV CRYSTAL BUTTER IS FOR SALE BY ALL LEADING GROCERS. aYSTAL DAIRY, im PHONE 157� , .. TO ALL WOMEN WHJUREILL This Woman ReconuiMttib Lydia E. Pinkham's Veffb-table Compound-^Her Personal Experitoce. McLean, Neb.-r-"I want to reMin-mend Lydia E. Finkham's VeEetable .Compound to all women who mf^w tnm wny fuactibaal distarbaaee, h, it baa' dono no bora ffO((>d iim all tho doctor'! nedleino. Since taking it' I have a 9ne bealthy baby ylrl and Kava gained in health and trength.^ layhus. band and" I both praiio jrovr ih^--- wine to all mfferihg women."-Mrs. JoHM KoprBLHANN. K.' No. 1, HcLeani Mebraikd. This f amoua root and herb ramedy, Lydia E. Pinkham'a VegeUblo Cow-pound, has been restortng-watnen of Amenca to healtb for ijmbre thaq. forty yo^rs and it will well pay any' woiiiaa who suffers from displacementa, inflammation, ulceration, irregularities, backache, headaches, nerrousness or "the blu^s" to giv� tbUl auccaasfttl remedy a trial. For special �usgastloBa in ,ianid t* vour ailment write Lydia B. Pliikl^am Medicine Co., Lynn, Mass. The result of ita )w^s�i;iiH�Mice i* at yaw Ht^ica. new swar regulations? The flrsL day.of tHe week Jias never been verily pleasant with Martha in the basement doing the Carally Wiish-Ing to the accompaniment of apIashiilK that would shame the Atlantic oceun and would make the largest steam laundry in the city think It was a dry. cleaning shop. .These little trials arc nothing now. Every,shgp and office without a special license is closed all day Monday, conserving coal. That means ordering pj-ovlslons on Saturday that will carry you through and over the top till Tuesday morning. All day. Monday 1 am full ot anxiety. Appetites cannot be reckoned on especially with these'frosty days. I beg my young son not to go skating as usual on Monday afternoon. Horrors only half a loaf ot bread to do for d'li-ner-and breakfast and a meatless day too. It any of our friends happen to drop In Monday evening my welcome I am afraid lacks something of its old tlnia cordiality. , While discussing Louise Homer's concert last wfeek 1 am wildly raensurhig out in my mind a quarter ot a pint ot cream into four coffee .,cup.s and it. simply won't go. Martha's spla.shlng has faded in a background where she worries me still more with "Mam, what shall we have In place o( meat for dinner?" Alas, Tuesday Is wheatleas! O, I can't help thinking of a noisy Utile newsboy I heard singing yesterday, My Tuesdays nre/wheatless i^iy trousers are seatleas. Poor little tramp he spoke tho truth. Wednesdliy again Is meatless. Yon still feel a little queer after those corn meal muffins. You can't help thinking ot seeing a farmer once mix something tor the chickens that you are sure had the taste of, those corn meal muffins. Martha who by the way was something of a cook in pre-war days but now lias lost her vocation, passes them to you with the air that I Imagine bar tenders will pass glasses ot water across their bars next summer when Detroit goes dry. .She informed me yesterday she would have to leave If I could uot give her a little leeway in fancy cooking, She felt Iter hand was losing Its cunning as it wore! "Mam," she. pleads, "Cau'l you be less patriotic?'.' By the way the poor'soul has sent over a sop. O, Mni'iba-">ou lomptreBs! : t cqn see your buttery oozy sugar coated cakes that onpo adorned my table. No sugor nt most of,the stores and only n pound tttn timovcan yqa get frpm Hit) other's. I heard a poor woman that had only gone to house keeping within the last couple ot weeks, make rather a simpleton of herself In a grocery store by asking very casually with her other orders, tor five pounds of sugar. Sho had probably read llie paper.sbut had just forgotten about It. Tho salesman very rudely pretended to fall backwards, the other customers, laughed and a small boy even ejaculated; "Gee Avhizz, where you been" She went out a sadder but wiser woman. Don't think I'm growling, Dory Ann. I think It's the only way to help win this war, an(l I'm all for conserving. You know so niiich more In Canada about It than we do here. \Ve are just beginning, and you have had so many years of it. You know I sew here tor the British and have these four years and now' by conserving what this country asks us, I feel it Is another way of helping our boys overseas. O, yes, there Is one more day ot denial, Saturday is porkless day., I am sure at tho front there Is nothing that Is appreciated more than ft piece of liacon not counting that divine aroma, which Is In a special little cla^s of its own. I read some-whoro a Tommy's brilliant iclea cf luring the Germans out ot their trenches by sending-over as It Were a barrage of bacon aroma along the entire front. How dreadful If carried out that fate should ordain that day lo semi Into the �ront line .Jewish regiments. Would they eventually -succumb. "6 boy" was here this week;' with its pretty tuneful nirs. In these., first sad days.here the theatres are tilled to overflowing. People with sons overseas go to forget their anxiety for the time being. "\Vhere do> we go from hero," and "The old fashioned'wife" as usual were the favorites. I could shut niy eyes and see the boys thp convalescent soUllers at Fettercalrn last suinnvci'\s)hgingtthem with heart and !;oiil. Any man who writes a' song these diiys that plen^os the soldiers deserves a military cross. , You caii^ But bread Intq their mouths and socks' on their feet', but O to'put cheer Jn thetr heiirts.' � , '� Phyllis Neilson Terry, a niece of Kllen Terry's was hero this week in "Maggio."' 1'saw-her early lu the tall. In tho vaudeville circuit. She gave two scenes from Hamlet and It was a most artistic performance. For one so young sKti took tho part of Ophelia In 11 remarkably fiiileliot|' manner. � TJio staging of the scones was oxc|ut�ltti and her English fairness,' wAs'lovol^i against the rloh sombra,:bockgroun(l.i "Maggie" was a fizzle as tar us being ik play. The.plot is most hackneyed. It Is a tale 9t an American slavey who suddenly finds she Is an heiress to inllllons In Kngland. After taking up her poslttori sh9 .decides she doesn't like it and wishes to returJ to Xew York. It is an Injustice to give Miss Torry with her talent such a clumsy vehicle in which to star There were-not two hundred in the audience the day I was thei'c. I hope in 'my next letter to tell you a little about the spring styles. Tho shop windows are filled with gay ,',\z\ dresses, hats and parasols that make'^ ,( 5,| your heart fairly thump, to lookat .-t^, them. This Is the lolly pop at ttte end' or at least a little bit of It so that like .-i-;' Oliver ygu will ask tor more. Good- ..^J bye my dear, dear Dory Ann. - ! j' . THE CRICKB1!. aism cones Ha.r� Regular 25c per dozen. Thursday / 2 dozen for^ KIRKBY &CO^m.. 606 Third Avenufe South ^>!^^f0 ;